añil

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Spanish[edit]

añil

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic النيل (an-nīl), from Arabic نِيل (nīl), from Persian نیل (nīl, indigo), from Middle Persian, ultimately from Sanskrit नील (nīla, blue).

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Noun[edit]

añil m (plural añiles)

  1. indigo (colour)
  2. true indigo, indigo plant Indigofera tinctoria
  3. indigo (blue dye)

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Colors in Spanish · colores (layout · text)
     rojo      verde      amarillo      crema      blanco
     carmín, carmesí, carmesín, cremesín, cremesino      magenta      azul-petróleo      lima      rosa
     añil, índigo      azul      naranja, anaranjado      gris      violeta
     negro      morado, púrpura      marrón      azur      cian